DIVISION 5: EXTERIOR AND OTHER LIGHTING APPLICATIONS


ACTIVITY REPORT, MARCH 2000


Director of Division: Jozsef Horváth, Hungary
Secretary of Division: Nigel Pollard, U.K.
Email: NEP_Lighting@compuserve.com
Editor of Division: P. K. Bandyopadhyay, India

1 Divisional Meeting 2000

Our Divisional 5 meeting will be held  from 3 - 8 September 2000 in Toronto, Canada, partly jointly with Division 4. For details and registration form click here on Div 5 meeting.

2. Roster

The new Roster, dated February 2000, has been sent to all division members. Since Warsaw we have new members from Austria, Brazil, Finland and Russia.
Please check your own details and advise the Secretary of any corrections required, also of any more E-mail addresses.

3. Working Programme

New TC’s

Following the agreement of the CIE Board the following TC has been officially established:

TC 5.19 Emergency Lighting (Chair: B. Weis, DE)

New Reporters

R 5.10 Glare Evaluation in Sports Lighting (K.Kawakami, Japan)

R 5.11 Modelling for Sports Lighting (T. Lemons, USA)

4. News on TCs.

TC 5-09 Illuminance levels for Sports Events

The Chairman, has not yet received a copy of the CEN Sports Lighting report or any comments to the first draft of his proposed Sports Lighting Illuminance Standard that was distributed in Warsaw.

TC 5.12 Obtrusive Light

Comments on the 4th Draft have been received from Japan and The Netherlands. A "final" draft will now be prepared and sent out to Committee members April/May. It is hoped that by the meeting in Toronto the document will be ready for Divisional voting and publication.

TC 5.14 Maintenance of Outdoor Lighting Systems

No further comments have yet been received on Draft 5(a). A further, hoped for final draft is therefore being prepared. It is hoped that by the meeting in Toronto the document will be ready for Divisional voting and publication.

TC 5.16 Exterior Security Lighting of Private Properties

The membership list has now been confirmed and work on the first draft is expected to start shortly.

TC 5-17 Standardisation Format for Sports Guide

The Chairman has received only one reply to the first draft of the Standardisation Format for Sports Guide that was distributed in Warsaw.

TC 5-19 Emergency Lighting

The Chairman has received offers of membership from:
Atsuko Tanaka (Japan), Nick Barnsey/Warren Julian (Aus), Bill Buckson (USA), Chris Watts (UK-CEN).
The Chairman has also had contact with LUMEX-IEC

5. News from Reporters

R 5.10 Glare Evaluation in Sports Lighting

A further version of paper presented in Warsaw by the Reporter Kohji and his colleagues, entitled "Applicability of CIE’Glare (GR) Evaluation System for Outdoor Facilities to Indoor Sports Facilities" has been received by the Division. It has been published by the Illuminating Engineering Institute of Japan, (in English) in J. Light & Env. Vol. 23 No.2. Comments on this, or any other research on the subject, should be sent to the author for his Divisional Report in September. If members cannot acquire their own copies of this Paper via the Internet, please contact the Secretary.

R 5-11 Modelling for Sports Lighting

Tom has so far received material from Japan, about "Modelling in Sports Lighting" which relates to lighting for colour TV. Any further material is urgently requested for his Report to the September Divisional meeting.

6. Date of next Meeting

Friday 8th September 2000, Toronto Canada.


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